Anxiety makes writing assignments an agony. The good news is that a growing body of literature offers hope for resolving learning problems of all types.
A bigger vocabulary can help you express your thoughts and feelings more clearly.
Neuroscientist Sally Shaywitz explains the benefits of reading a minimum of 20 minutes a day.
Good grammar is credibility.
Research shows that increasing testing does not increase achievement.
In the spirit of summertime ease, I’ve abbreviated a set of comma guidelines. Examples are included for easy reference.
The not-for-profit Khan Academy has the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere.
One of the true pleasures of my work with students is to help them appreciate the red marks made in the margins of their papers.
Students are more willing to meet the challenge of commas when they realize that everyone finds them confusing.
I’ve had terrific feedback from my students who have used Anita Silvey’s “500 Great Books for Teens.”